ECONOMY

Agenda

Tuesday HTC is holding a press conference to present the new HTC Android and HTC Windows Phone 7, at noon at the Hilton’s Galaxy bar (46 Vas. Sofias). Tel. 211.750.1235 Wednesday The Hellenic Society for the Environment and Culture (28 Tripodon) is holding a series of lectures through December titled «Designing Cities for Climate Change» focusing on environmental issues. Today’s issue, «Bioclimate and Open Spaces,» it taking place from 6.30 to 8.30 p.m. Tel. 210.322.5245, www.ellet.gr An event scheduled to last two days, titled «Usability and Accessibility Days 2010 – Communicating in the Digital Era,»organized by the University of Athens, is set to take place at the Apollon conference hall in Piraeus (Ermoupoleos & 1 Peliou) and runs through tomorrow. http://media.uoa.gr/usability/2010 The second European Conference on Aerospace Medicine and the fifth Panhellenic Conference in Aviation and Space Medicine are taking place at the Royal Olympic Hotel (6 Kallirois, Athens) to Saturday. www.ecam-hasms2010.gr The British Council, in collaboration with the National Research Foundation, are holding a public discussion aiming to answer the question, «Is Technology Making Us More Sociable?» The event will take place from 11 a.m. to 1.30 p.m. at the premises of the National Research Foundation (48 Vas. Constantinou) and will resume tomorrow in Thessaloniki at the ESIEMTH conference hall (5 Stratigou Kallari). Tel. 210.369.2342, www.britishcouncil.gr The Greek Graduates’Association of the Manchester Business School is organizing a conference titled «How the World Crises Affects the Greek Economy» to take place at 6.30 p.m. at the Athens Hilton hotel (46 Vas. Sofias). Deputy Finance Minister Filippos Sachinidis will address the conference. Thursday The European Parliament Bureau in Athens is holding a conference on «Opportunities for Boosting Security, Stability and Development in Southeastern Europe through the EU Enlargement» in collaboration with the European Commission Representation in Athens. The conference is set to begin at 9 a.m. in the Foreign Ministry’s Yiannis Kranidiotis amphitheater (1 Academias). Tel. 210.677.2129 The first international congress focusing on «Psychoanalysis and Group Therapy» begins at the Divani Palace Acropolis Hotel (19 Parthenonos). Organized by the University of Athens, the conference will run through Saturday. www.psychgroup.gr The European Union National Institutes for Culture (EUNIC) Greece, in collaboration with the Cervantes and Goethe institutes, are holding a conference on the importance of «Foreign Language Acquisition Across Europe,» at 4 p.m. at the Goethe Institute (14-16 Omirou). Tel. 210.366.1000 The Women in Business Committee of the Hellenic-American Chamber of Commerce is hosting the first WIB Personal Branding Seminar and Workshop, focusing on «The Brand Called You: Creating Impact and Influence» to take place at 2.30 p.m. at the Athens Hilton hotel (46 Vas. Sofias). Tel. 210.699.3559, www.amcham.gr Friday Hellenic Foundation for European and Foreign Policy (ELIAMEP) is holding a discussion on «The Future of Kosovo after Hague» to take place at 12.30 p.m. at the Foreign Ministry’s Yiannis Kranidiotis amphitheater (1 Academias). Tel. 210.725.7124, www.eliamep.gr Saturday The Thessaloniki Chamber of Commerce and Industry is holding a seminar centered on «e-customs» taking place from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Daios Luxury Living hotel in Thessaloniki. Tel. 2310.474.191, www.ebeth.gr